SECWAC Presents Jonathan Starr Speaking in Old Lyme on ‘It Takes a School,’ Thursday

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SECWAC Presents Jonathan Starr Speaking in Old Lyme on ‘It Takes a School,’ Thursday Jonathan Starr, founder of the Abaarso School of Science and Technology in Somaliland, who will speak at the SECWAC meeting scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 24. OLD LYME — The Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council (SECWAC) announced today that Jonathan Starr is… Read more »

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Conflict and drought displace 300,000 in Somalia so far this year

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Conflict and drought displace 300,000 in Somalia so far this year Over 300,000 people have been displaced due to drought and conflict in Somalia so far this year. The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) said insecurity is making it virtually impossible for humanitarians to provide aid in rural areas and is resulting in vulnerable people moving… Read more »

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Somaliland: President Muse Bihi Receives EU Delegation

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Somaliland: President Muse Bihi Receives EU Delegation The President of the Republic of Somaliland, Muse Bihi Abdi, today received a delegation from the European Union led by Ambassador Nicolas Belanger Martinez. The EU envoy was also accompanied by the Swedish Ambassador accredited to the region, Ambassador Steffan Tillander. The delegation arrived to discuss areas of… Read more »

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Cllr. Amina Ali Of Tower Hamlets Aims For Parliament

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A Labour councillor from the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, Amina Ali, has been shortlisted as a candidate for the Poplar & Limehouse seat in the next general election. If, successfully adopted as a candidate for this safe Labour seat, Cllr. Amina Ali, would become the first member of parliament from a Somali background. Born… Read more »

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Qatar promises to end kafala system by January:

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Qatar has announced sweeping reforms to its labour market with a view to ending the hated kafala system of sponsored migrant labour, according to reports. Kafala has been described as a form of modern slavery. We have long called for the end of the abusive kafala system in Qatar, and it would be a major… Read more »

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Germany spends €137,000 fly home two deported Kenyans in private jet

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Germany immigration last week splashed Sh15.6 million (€137,000) to deport two Kenyans using a charted jet. Early Thursday morning, a Bavarian police car drove into the Berlin-Schönefeld airport carrying 48-year-old Kenyan man ready for deportation. DEPORTATION On board of the chartered “Bombardier Global Express” private jet, was another Kenyan man also being deported by the… Read more »

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